*This role will require the successful candidate to relocate to Bermuda*
Title: Senior, Tax
Employment Type: Permanent Full-time (renewable 2 year contract)
Relocation: Airfare, Accommodations, Allowance
KPMG in Bermuda serves an international client base. Our Tax practice provides a full range of tax compliance, planning and advisory services to the focused needs of offshore insurance companies, investment funds, international executives and trusts. We are looking for a Tax Senior to support us in maintaining our reputation as a leader in U.S. Tax services both in Bermuda and globally.
Roles and responsibilities:
Provide U.S. tax compliance and advisory services to a variety of clients;
Assist in advising clients on complex tax issues, transactions, and structuring; and
Develop and maintain deep technical knowledge in areas of relevance to our clients, including the U.S. domestic and international tax provisions applicable to insurance companies, investment funds, and/or high net worth individuals.
Candidates must have the following qualifications, skills and attributes:
Minimum of two years relevant experience, including a solid foundation in the general technical concepts applicable to the preparation of U.S. federal tax returns for corporations, partnerships, and/or individuals;
CPA (or CPA candidate), and/or Enrolled Agent and/or Masters degree in Taxation is preferred;
Preference will be given to candidates with experience in the U.S. technical concepts relevant to the taxation of multinationals in the financial services industry and/or high net worth individuals;
Excellent verbal and written communications skills;
Proficient in the use of relevant technology, including MS Excel and tax return preparation and research software;
Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills;
Able to work in a team environment;
Ability to meet tight deadlines; and
Ability to work significant levels of overtime during busy periods
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About KPMG in Bermuda
KPMG was one of the first international accounting firms to establish an office in Bermuda and the first firm to provide U.S. tax services on the Island. KPMG in Bermuda currently has 13 partners and approximately 180 staff dedicated to offering audit, tax and advisory services to Bermuda’s financial services industry. Bermuda is a subtropical island located a short distance from the U.S. northeastern coast and offers a wide variety of social and sporting activities. For more information on living and working in Bermuda, please visit our website at http://www.kpmg.com/bm/en/careers/Pages/default.aspx